Augustus


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Synonyms for Augustus

Roman statesman who established the Roman Empire and became emperor in 27 BC

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Old Augustus, blinking good-naturedly, opened his mouth and in popped Wallace's head.
It was only clear that the question was all about John Barnacle, Augustus Stiltstalking, William Barnacle and Tudor Stiltstalking, Tom, Dick, or Harry Barnacle or Stiltstalking, because there was nobody else but mob.
Three important things are to-day lacking in that façade: in the first place, the staircase of eleven steps which formerly raised it above the soil; next, the lower series of statues which occupied the niches of the three portals; and lastly the upper series, of the twenty-eight most ancient kings of France, which garnished the gallery of the first story, beginning with Childebert, and ending with Phillip Augustus, holding in his hand "the imperial apple.
Augustus gains control and kneels over Hector, choking him; Hector gasps and is finally still.
HE could be described as having been Liverpool's real-life Indiana Jones - and the University of Liverpool's Victoria Gallery and Museum has announced that an exhibition featuring Professor John Garstang's most famous excavation, the Meroe Head of Augustus, will run from March 3 to June 30.
Former Mayors Cynthia and Augustus Moreno were accused of conflict of interest in the purchases from the former's business, AVG Bakeshop, from February to August 2010.
Augustus Caesar Moreno and his wife Cynthia were recently charged with two counts of graft over the municipal government's purchase of food supplies from a bakeshop owned by their family.
Synopsis: Twelve days before her twenty-fourth birthday, on the foggy morning of Saturday 12 January 1901, Ida Nettleship married Augustus John in a private ceremony at St Pancras Registry Office.
Augustus created the imperial system, ruled over it for nearly half a century, and thereafter enjoyed the undying affection and respect of generations of Romans.
The portrayal of Augustus, one of the earliest known depictions of a man born more than 2,000 years ago, is the latest artefact from Italy's ancient sites to be repatriated after being illegally smuggled abroad.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The Ministry of Culture and Tourism has launched plans for several projects to restore the ancient 2,000-year-old Roman temple called the Temple of Augustus and Rome in Ankara.
Augustus for taking the time to meet with them during the past couple of months and listening to what they had to say on a number of issues and challenges facing local communities of color.
com)-- Augustus Books and Adam Quinn have fully revised Adam's 2004 novel, Little Green Men, for a special new second (Augustus Books) edition to celebrate ten years in print.
SCHOLARS fascinated by one of the most compelling gures in human history will today mark the 2,000th anniversary of the death of the Roman emperor Augustus.